[GRASS5] recent cvs d.m gis.m errors

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Wed Feb 22 06:31:19 EST 2006

Andrew Danner wrote:

> I did a cvs update Tuesday 21 Feb around 23Z and d.mon x0, d.m and gis.m
> all give runtime errors (see below).  Is this a temporary problem or am
> I doing something wrong?  I'm using Ubuntu (Hoary) on x86. I usually use
> tcl/tk 8.3 but when that wasn't working I also tried 8.4 with the same
> result. nviz pops up the UI box, but no visualization window. 
> Ideas?
> -Andy  
> --with-tcltk-includes=/usr/include/tcl8.4/ --without-postgres --with-cxx
> --enable-largefile
> GRASS 6.1.cvs (Neuse):~ > d.mon x0
> Problem selecting x0. Will try once more
> Error in startup script: child process exited abnormally

A recent change to version.h.in causes the drivers to segfault at

If dist.<arch>/include/grass/version.h has three #define directives at
the bottom, you need to remove them then re-compile lib/gis.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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